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SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology

2023 Awardees for Science Excellence

This year the event will be held on Tuesday, 17 October, 6:00 - 8:00 pm in Room 413, 414, 415 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

William H. Twenhofel Medal for a career of excellence in sedimentary geology:

Dr. Gail Ashley

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA.


Raymond C. Moore Medal for excellence in paleontology:

Dr. James MacEachern

Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada,


Frances P. Shepard Medal for excellence in marine geology:

Dr. Philip Barnes

National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Wellington, New Zealand,  


Francis J. Pettijohn Medal for excellence in sedimentology and stratigraphy:

Dr.  Janok Bhattacharya

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.


William R. Dickinson for excellence in sedimentary geology in mid-career:

Dr.  Cornel Olariu

Jackson School of Geosciences, Austin, TX, USA.


James L. Wilson Award for excellence in sedimentary geology in early career:

Dr. Emily Beverly

University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA.  ejbeverl@Central.UH.EDU 

Honorary Membership for contributions to SEPM and the science:

Dr. Evan Franseen

University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA.

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